Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1981;24(10):973-981.
Published online October 15, 1981.
A Case of Cushingoid syndrome Associated with Mediastinal Lipomatosis, Aseptic Necrosis of Hip Joint and Growth Retardation.
Chang Woo Koh, Hyung Jin Choi, Chang Hwi Kim, Sang Man Shin, Sang Jhoo Lee
Department of Pediatrics, Soon Chun Hyang Medical College, Seoul, Korea.
종격동 지방종증과 고관절 무균성 괴사 및 성장지연을 동반한 Cushingoid 증후군 1예
고창우, 최형진, 김창희, 신상만, 이상주
순천향대학 의학부 소아과학교실
The 15 year-old female patient was admitted with the complaints of moon face, obesity and short stature. She has received steroid therapy since 11 years ago at home to control joint pain due to rheumatoid arthritis. The diagnosis was confirmed by history of long-term steroid therapy, characteristic clinical features, biochemical studies and radiological studies. In radiological studies, superior mediastinal widening, aseptic necrosis of both hip an diffuse osteoporosis in various skeleton were revealed. Brief review of literature was presented.
Key Words: Cushingoid syndrome, Mediastinal lipomatosis, Aseptic necrosis of hip joint, Growth retardation

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